I have four kids - my boys are 15 and 13, my girls are 9 and 5. While my boys nearly drove me into the ground as toddlers with their endless physical energy and constant running around, the girls are currently winning the race to dig me an early grave with their ongoing girl drama and emotional highs and lows. If I had to choose, I’d take the physical exhaustion of boys over … [Read more...] about Mean Girls In Kindergarten? Dealing with Girl Drama
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School is almost in session and we all want our kids to be successful. Here are some questions and answers about how to achieve back to school success. Here are some of the most common questions and my answers: 1. What kind of system can you suggest to keep all the kids' paperwork in one place? Each child should have a basket, container or drawer to put their school … [Read more...] about Get Organized for Back to School Success
When watching movies, television shows or reading novels, I always wondered how authors could gloss over the every day trials and tribulations of being a human being. Why didn’t the main character ever get plagued with a migraine? How come protagonists never complained of stomach cramps? Why couldn’t a romantic lead ever interrupt a pivotal moment because she had to run to the … [Read more...] about Motherhood – Too Much Over Sharing?
It usually comes at the most random of moments: The epiphany that you, a mother, are no longer the newbie in the world of motherhood.This sudden realization might hit you when you’re covered in your child’s vomit or observing the nervous moms peeking in the windows of the church nursery. But at some point, there is that defining moment when a woman discovers she has … [Read more...] about 5 Signs You’re No Longer A Rookie Mom